It was a fine morning when I was just hovering over LinkedIn when I saw a friend request from a person whose profile was matching mine. I am a teacher, he is also a teacher. So I pinged him saying we both are sailing in the same boat. He agreed and asked what I do. I said I write blogs on Medium. Then he asked whether or not Medium paid me for that. I answered no, I write as I love to do that. As usual, then my question to him was what he does. His answer to my question…


When the world is trying to come back to its normal pace, we Indians are worried about, our vaccines. Few months back when the world was struggling, to flatten the curve of the virus, we were showing our immunity power, as the curve didn’t touch it’s peak in our country. We were happy, and we thought that the virus has gone. This was the time when the vaccines were launched in many countries after several researches and experiments. People started getting the vaccines, and made sure, that everybody is vaccinated as they saw the worse phase of the virus.


Minimalist being simple or keeping things simple. Minimalist lifestyle is something which fascinates me a lot, where you desire less and save more. Japanese people are the one who truly follow this kind of lifestyle, as to when the world has shifted from sitting on floor to sitting on chair, they still loves to sit on the floor and enjoy their meal. It is because they don’t think it’s important to sit on the dinning table to have their meals and also they don’t desire for things which they don’t need.

Minimalism is a tool to eliminate life’s excess; focus…


“If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water…..” Loren Eiseley

Drink water. Everywhere we read, and often we have seen people telling, drink water, keep yourself hydrated. Yes we should, drink water, it’s one of the essential element of our body, isn’t it ?

But nobody tells us, how to drink water. Surprised… ? Yes, there is a rule or I can say, a procedure to drink water. Well we have a procedure of eating our food correctly, isn’t it? …


One day I was cleaning my fathers wardrobe. Suddenly, few papers fell down from one of his file. I took up the papers and started checking, to see if they were some important documents? Within all these papers, I saw there were many Inland letters and postcards send to my father, from different people who cared about him.

One of the letters was written by my uncle, i.e. by my fathers brother. I took it up and started reading. In this letter, my uncle had written everything very properly in its proper place. Like he wrote date and place, at…


The worlds, 59th richest Indian man, has a vision to bring Silicon Valley to our rural India. Being from a farming family he loves his village and loves to be attached with the soil of his birth place, Tenkasi in Tamil Nadu.

He is a very simple man, whose favourite attire is a cotton shirt and dhoti with a pair of sandals. This 53 years old man, was awarded forth highest, civilian award Padma Shri in 2021, by the Indian Government. He wakes up at 4 am daily, busy making calls to US offices. …


There are many form of art and craft, like drawing, painting, sketching, paper crafting etc. but have you ever heard of sellotape craft. Yes, I too discovered it for the first time. And the artist is none other than, my little son.

In this Pandemic period, all the kids are locked inside their home doing one or the other thing. If not anything, they just go on disturbing their parents, who are busy doing their office work. Being a parent I should admit, it has become really difficult for all of us to entertain these small munchkins. We really really…


Oxygen the most important substance which we inhale each and every second to be alive. It’s abundant, and it’s free everywhere on Earth. Oxygen and water both are God’s gift to us.

But when we are not well, when we don’t take proper care of our health, we might face situation where breathing becomes difficult. That’s why it is said, “Precaution is better than cure.” In this corona period there is so much hue and cry everywhere because of oxygen. Things which are not in our hand we can’t change them, but we can change what is in our hand…


Our Mind is the most important part of our body. As the computers has CPU to control all its activities in the same way brain is there, to control all our activity. Brain is the power house of our body.

When it’s the question of power house, it also becomes important for us to keep it in a good health. As everything requires maintenance in the same way our brain also require maintenance. So how should we train our mind ?

In the Holy Gita, Sri Krishna said to Arjuna, “karm kiye ja phal ki chinta na kar.” …


Education is important but ethical education is far more important than education. It’s a medium of imparting values in the kids.

When I was in school, these ethical values were taught to us, but our subject name was different. It was known as Moral Science, one of my favourite subjects. I remember one day in Moral Science class, our teacher asked us to take a piece of paper, and imagine it to be God. He went on, “children take a piece of paper imagine it to be God, and worship it.” After few minutes he started explaining, “If you think…

Shikha Das

Hi , I am Shikha. Earlier I was in finance but after getting my baby I changed my career and became a successful english teacher. Now started writing contents.

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